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Data set name

Persian Wars Shipwreck Survey, Mt. Athos, October 2003

Data holding centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography (HCMR/IO)
CountryGreece  Greece
Time period15-29/10/2003
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Sea area around Athos peninsula.

Observations 
Parameters

Bathymetry and Elevation; Side-scan sonar

Instruments

Sidescan sonars

Description 
Summary

The search for the location of ancient shipwrecks around Athos peninsula. The results were the location of 1 ancient shipwreck. It was found also a rear bronze peak (savrotiras) from an ancient spear near the cape Pinnes. Ephorate of Underwater Antiquities (ΕUA) - Ministry of Culture.

OriginatorsHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography (HCMR/IO)
Availability 
OrganisationHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography (HCMR/IO)
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactA. Mitrousis
Address

Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography (HCMR/IO)
46.7 km Athinon-Souniou Av. P.O.Box 712
Anavyssos

19013
Greece

Telephone+30-22910-76452
Facsimile+30-22910-76347
Emailvlikou@hcmr.gr
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre (HCMR/HNODC)
Local identifier6012027
Global identifier6045
Last revised2015-07-07